Hiram Graduate Assistant

To apply: Send a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses of three references by email only to HR@hiram.edu

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Men’s Wrestling Graduate Assistant Coach. The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College Men’s Wrestling Program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.

Hiram College, established in 1850 as the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute, is a nationally respected private residential liberal arts college located 30 miles from Cleveland in the historic Western Reserve Region of Ohio. At Hiram, close student-faculty interaction and innovation are routine. The College’s distinctive academic calendar, the Hiram Plan, offers students the opportunity each semester for a 3-week intensive course, study abroad/away program, internship, or research experience. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The position includes the following: room, partial board (two meals daily), a living stipend of $5,000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Master of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2020.

Responsibilities: The GA’s duties include, but are not limited to, assisting the Head Coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College Men’s Wrestling Program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus recreation program, athletic laundry, and intramural program.

Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate wrestler or having worked in college wrestling is preferred, but not necessary. Exceptional attention to detail, well-developed interpersonal skills, and ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and physical challenges. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively within a team-oriented office environment and interact in a positive manner with students, faculty, staff, visitors, and the public. Admission into the Master of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies Program is a requirement for consideration for this position.

Application Procedure: Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses of three references by email only to HR@hiram.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity.